San Francisco as shot by tourists, early 1960s. Includes Fishermen's Wharf area, Marina Green, Alcatraz, etc. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco, travel and tourism, home movies
Home movies presumably shot by a Detroit, Michigan family showing home and yard activities, travel scenes and miscellaneous images of interest, ca. 1929. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, travel and tourism, Detroit, Michigan, houses, railroads, towns
Home movies documenting a visit to San Francisco and Florida, and perhaps other areas, in the late 1940s-early 1950s. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco, Florida, travel and tourism, home movies
Home movies shot by a Michigan delegate to the 1956 Republican National Convention in San Francisco. Includes scenes of the city of San Francisco, Marin County and Mill Valley Air Force Station, and travel through the Interior West. A long sequence shows delegates at the Republican Convention, probably including dignitaries of the time, and long shots of President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Vice President Richard M. Nixon speaking from the podium. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, travel and tourism, California, San Francisco, Marin County, Political conventions...
NO MORE ROAD TRIPS? (Rick Prelinger, 2013, 79 min.), a dream ride through 20th-century America made entirely from home movies, asks whether we've come to the end of the open road. Have we reached "peak travel"? Can we still find fortune (and ourselves) on the highway? Are we nomads or stay-at-homes? A journey from the Atlantic Coast to California made from a collection of 9,000 home movies, NO MORE ROAD TRIPS? reveals hidden histories embedded in the landscape and seeks to blend the... Topics: road trips, home movies, automobiles, travel, highways, landscape, geography, peak oil, peak...
Home movies shot by travelers visiting Detroit, Michigan and Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1951. Shows displays and possibly a parade associated with the Detroit 200th Anniversary Celebration, scenes of Belle Isle Bridge and ferries, downtown street scenes, and high-angle shots and street scenes in Milwaukee. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, Travel and tourism, Detroit, Milwaukee, Street scenes, Kodachrome, Buildings, Parades,...
Home movies shot around Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California, and the city of San Francisco, ca. 1929-30. Includes shots of Telegraph Hill, San Francisco harbor, streets and hills. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Pacific Palisades, Shipwrecks, Leisure, Travel and tourism
Promotional film for ÂPanorama,Â a filmstrip/phonograph record/book playback unit, demonstrating how this early multimedia device can be useful in teaching. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Media: Multimedia, Society: Education, Tourism
Actress Gale Storm and family take a road trip in their Chevrolet and review the do's and don'ts of auto traveling. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Tourism, Travelogues, Car culture: General
Vericolor production offering touristic view Olvera Street and the old Mexican quarter in Los Angeles, California. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: California: Los Angeles, Mexican Americans, Tourism
Home movie shot by John Rieder, probably resident of Brooklyn, New York, ca. mid-1950s. Includes scenes shot from westbound transcontinental flight on American Airlines; Sunnyvale, California; many scenes in and around San Francisco; Lake Tahoe; Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, Travel and tourism, Airplanes, Aircraft, Roadtrips, Aerial cinematography, Sunnyvale,...
Home movies (ca. late 1950s) from a Detroit, Michigan family shot on a trip from Detroit, Michigan to the Beaver, Pennsylvania area to attend a funeral. The end of the film shows a visit to Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, travel and tourism, Detroit, Beaver, Pennsylvania, funerals, roadtrips, families
Home movies shot on trips to San Francisco, California, Florida and Georgia, ca. 1949-51. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, San Francisco, Florida, Georgia, California, Travel and tourism, Atlantic Ocean
Home movies presumably shot by a Detroit, Michigan family in the mid-1950s, with scenes of family and home activities, point-of-view driving down Michigan Avenue towards downtown Detroit, a trip to Silver Lake and possibly to Holland, Michigan. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, travel and tourism, families, Detroit, tulips, flowers, Silver Lake, driving, roadtrips